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7 Major Corporations You Never Knew Profited from Slavery

ABS Originals, Aetna Inc., Corporations that benefited from slavery, Lehman Brothers, slavery, Video, Wachovia Corporation Wells Fargo -

7 Major Corporations You Never Knew Profited from Slavery

The enslavement of African people in the Americas by the nations of Western Europe created the economic engine that funded modern capitalism. So, it comes as no surprise that most of the major corporations founded by Western European and American merchants — prior to roughly 100 years ago — benefited directly from slavery.


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